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Global Diseases: Voices from the Vanguard

Watch the 2016 Lectures

Missed a Voices lecture? Now you can watch the entire lecture series.

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CTEGD Faculty

CTEGD is a research unit at UGA that brings together interdisciplinary researchers from the Departments of Cellular Biology, Microbiology, Genetics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Entomology, Infectious Diseases, Ecology, and Food Safety.

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Graduate Student Training

CTEGD is one of UGA’s most prominent biomedical research and training programs. Students in CTEGD have the choice of 21 laboratories that work at the very forefront of global health.

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Employment Opportunities

Find current employment openings for a variety of research positions.

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Give to the CTEGD Fund

Financial contributions from alumni and friends are vital to accomplishing CTEGD’s mission to pursue cutting edge research in emerging global diseases and train students in this field.

Upcoming Events

Aug
31
Wed
4:00 pm Genetics Seminar: Shailesh Singh @ Coverdell Center room 175
Genetics Seminar: Shailesh Singh @ Coverdell Center room 175
Aug 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
“Role of Chemokine in Prostate Cancer Disparity” Shailesh Singh Dept. of Microbiology, Biochemistry & Immunology, Morehouse School of...
Sep
1
Thu
11:00 am Microbiology Seminar: Cecilia Marti... @ BioSciences 404A
Microbiology Seminar: Cecilia Marti... @ BioSciences 404A
Sep 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
“Unraveling lanthanide-depending methylorophy” Cecilia Martinez-Gomez Dept. of Microbiology & Molecular Biology, Michigan State...
Sep
6
Tue
4:00 pm Ecology Seminar: John Pickering @ Odum School of Ecology Auditorium
Ecology Seminar: John Pickering @ Odum School of Ecology Auditorium
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
“Why fly now? Documenting insect phenology and abundance helps us understand their biology and potential environmental threats” John Pickering Odum School of Ecology, University of...

Who We Are

The Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases (CTEGD) of the University of Georgia is a university-wide, interdisciplinary center established in 1998 to foster research, education and service related to tropical and emerging global infectious diseases.

Based on a strong foundation of parasitology, immunology, cellular and molecular biology, biochemistry and genetics, CTEGD’s 20 faculty are from seven departments in three colleges.

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